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Post is 4th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Foreign born residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 5,340 330th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.8 347th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,435.5 200th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 326th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.5% 368th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.3% 249th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 57.5% 363rd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 7.5% 360th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Race - White 82.0% 141st 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.4% 180th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 200th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.1% 373rd 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 133rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.2% 363rd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 51.6% 88th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 40.5% 266th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Female residents 34.3% 384th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 43.3% 4th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Housing units 1,439 383rd 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.3% 190th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 1,257 382nd 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.3% 255th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $40,700 386th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 330th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Post Rank Texas US
Income per capita $10,423 379th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $36,688 291st $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 26.8% 66th 17.0% 14.3%

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